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BikeSmart BarNone Frame Adapter

The BikeSmart BarNone frame adapter makes it quick and effortless to load up and transport any bike that has a unique frame geometry.


This item works as a "substitute top tube" to help carry unique shaped bikes (mixte frame, step-throughs, kid's bikes) on rear hitch racks that require a traditional level top tube.  Fits tubing up to 1 3/8".

While most of today's trunk bike racks and hitch bike rack models will accommodate all styles of bicycles, the use of the BarNone frame adapter makes it quick and effortless to load up any bike that has a sloping top tube. The BarNone a handy accessory for transporting specialty frames such as our Dutch style C frame since it bridges the gap from handlebar stem to seat post, creating a virtual top tube. This allows for much easier loading and transporting of bicycles. This product comes with a lifetime warranty and easy to follow instructions are included.
  • Adapts frames with sloped top tubes or unique geometry to two-armed bike racks
  • Heavy-duty spring-loaded design clamps stem and seat post (up to 31.8mm) securely
  • Frame-mount rack inludes long-reach struts for small-frame bikes
  • 15 kg (33 lbs) limit
  • Lifetime warranty included

How Do We Ship? We ship via UPS. Signature is required.

Where do we ship? We currently ship within the continental US. If you can’t wait and need it now, call our stores to see if we have your items in stock.

When will I get my order? The processing time depends on several factors but here’s what you can expect for standard (non-peak season) orders:

  • Standard Ground: 7 – 10 business days
  • UPS 3-Day Select: 3 business days + 1 day for processing
  • UPS 2-Day Air: 2 business days + 1 day for processing
  • UPS Next Day Air Saver: 1 business day + 1 day for processing
Please head to the Ordering section of our Customer Service page for complete order shipping details.

Returns: We accept returns on items in new condition within 30 days. In order to avoid shipping damage, please make sure to package your order in the same manner as you received it. You will need to pay for the cost of return shipping, but we will gladly ship any exchanged merchandise free of charge. Final Sale items may not be returned.

Please head to the Ordering section of our Customer Service page for complete item return details.

Need help?: Head first to our Customer Service page where we answer common questions about your account, placing orders and general maintenance.

Still have questions?
Give us a call at 1-888-450-0123.

Monday to Friday, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm.

Send us an email at customerservice@publicbikes.com.

On the weekdays we’ll respond within 24 hours.

Ready to Ride Shipping
Be on the road in 10 minutes
We ship your bike 99% assembled. Once it lands on your doorstep, from box to quick assembly by you, we estimate you'll be on the road in 10 minutes.


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